Just another Sandwich

#food #poetry Photo by Rajesh TP on Pexels.com It began simply enough two pieces of crusty white bread from the loaf bought in the morning slight spread of butter slapped on either piece in anticipation salad cream for the vegetables cucumber for crispness (lettuce lay aloft on the salad bar) tomato and sweetcorn lying over …

Restoration

#writephoto Restoration – Image by KL Caley Those who were selling the plot said it had “Potential” Classic period features Original stonework but it needed a bit of work before you moved in So surveyors and architects draw up the plans explained to the builders, carpenters and all who pull up to the construction office …

Noise

#fowc #noise I the wheels turn to turn the second hand that turns the minute hand and eventually the hour hand and all the while tick follows tock II Beyond the glass while the wind rushes through the leaves discussions of the day go on between birds doing diy on their nests III Rumble of …

Scaffolding

Photo by Igor Starkov on Pexels.com #Napowrimo #Syntax #Scaffolding They’re building something – big Metallic spaghetti rising high into the sky Something to keep the buildings bits together while it’s put in its place Its going to be big soaring into the skies above the builders on its framework need a head for heights Ladders …

In this City

#writeclub #napowrimo They built a place by a running stream Technology basic but builders keen It was the beginning of the city Basic wells grew in size to the chieftains surprise and mud and straw to create huts were changed for stone – hewn and cut Houses needed food so they built some farms and …

Specialist

#fowc #specialist Skilled technician Positioned on the shore Especially for when the tide was coming in Construction ? more Demolition Instigated to save the rest of the team getting soaked As the water came up the beach Like lightning, but was Instantly disappointed Sandy structures on the beach Taken down by a pair of bright …

Beavers

#CYW #Beaver Builder of some wonderful constructions every day he’s going down stream for materials and crafting them so they adapt to his home versatile in the way he places each stick each one having its own purpose rivers brooks and streams keep moving – but he’s directing the flow

Roof of sparrows

#Birds #writeclub Construction began Simply enough a small nest for Mr sparrow and his family nesting in the eves the nest made of twigs mud and bracken and other different leaves Mr Sparrows brother moved in and soon it looked like the terrace below and little uns acted like the kiddies Moving too and fro

Buildin’ it up

#Civilization They give you a plot of land and a pot of cash to spend your dreams of a marvellous city grow without end Tents and huts become cottages with fields of wheat and cows technology gets developed as you read and learn and browse Advisors give you the knowledge what to build and who …